Tutwiler

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility

Qualifications and Responsibilities:

The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant, under the supervision of the Physician, provides advanced nursing services and patient care in the facility's medical program.

Provides comprehensive nursing care to include, but not limited to, executing physician's orders, dispensing and administering medications and performing examinations and treatment of patients; performs a variety of procedures and treatments.

Orders, interprets and evaluates diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's clinical problems and health care needs.

Records physical findings, formulates prognosis based on patient's condition and discusses case with physician and other health professionals to prepare comprehensive patient care plan.

Recommends drugs and other forms of treatment within the scope of licensure.

Must have active Mississippi license, DEA and BLS

About the Facility:

Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility is located in Tutwiler, MS. Tutwiler is approximately 90 miles West of Memphis, TN. 

The facility houses male inmates from the US Marshall’s Wyoming Department of Corrections, Vermont Department of Corrections, South Carolina Department of Corrections  and Tallahatchie County Sheriff's Office.  The facility has a 24 hour clinic with a medical, dental and mental health staff.

Dentist - Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility

Qualifications and Responsibilities:

The Dentist is responsible for professional dental care for inmates.

Performs routine dental treatment including examining teeth and gums for cavities, infections and diseases; takes necessary x-rays; performs fillings and extractions as warranted.

Diagnoses and develops treatment plans for inmates.

Develops, coordinates and supervises the facility dental program to include advising and instructing inmates in the cause and prevention of dental disease.

Must have an active Mississippi license with DEA and BLS

About the Facility:

Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility is located in Tutwiler, MS. Tutwiler is approximately 90 miles West of Memphis, TN. 

The facility houses male inmates for the US Marshall, Wyoming Department of Corrections, Vermont Department of Corrections, South Carolina Department of Corrections and Tallahatchie County Sheriff's Office.  The facility has a 24 hour clinic with a medical, dental and mental health staff.

Psychiatrist (PartTime) - Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility

Qualifications & Responsibilities:

Typical duties include managing the operation and providing overall direction and leadership to the provision of mental health services to the facility. The Psychiatrist has the primary responsibility of providing administrative and clinical coordination for the comprehensive mental health program for the patients. Provides medication management for patients.

Must have Mississippi  license. DEA license and BLS. Corrections experience preferred. Must be able to pass federal clearance.

Position is part-time, 20 hours per week.

About the Facility:

Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility is located in Tutwiler, MS. Tutwiler is approximately 90 miles West of Memphis, TN. 

The facility houses male inmates for the US Marshall, Wyoming Department of Corrections, Vermont Department of Corrections, South Carolina Department of Corrections and Tallahatchie County Sheriff's Office.  The facility has a 24 hour clinic with a medical, dental and mental health staff.